CONNECT WITH US

SITE SEARCH

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Davy Jones: Dead At 66 (1945 - 2012)

Davy Jones, lead singer of the sixties group The Monkees, with the small stature and infectious smile has died of a massive heart attack at the age of 66. 

From 1965 to 1971, Jones was a member of The Monkees, a pop-rock group formed expressly for a television show of the same name. 

Jones sang lead on some of the group's biggest hits, including Daydream Believer, which reached No. 1 on the charts.

After the Monkees went off the air, the group disbanded. However, Jones continued to perform solo, while later joining with fellow Monkee Micky Dolenz and songwriters Tommy Boyce and Bobby Hart as a short-lived group called Dolenz, Jones, Boyce & Hart. 

Jones was found dead at his Indiantown, Florida, home at the age of 66. His publicist announced that Jones had been complaining of chest pains the day prior and suffered a heart attack in his sleep.[13] Jones is survived by his widow, Jessica, and four daughters.

(Images © Getty Images)






Advertisement

Latest from WSFM101.7

  • Latest Traffic

What's Hot

Celebs Exposed In Huge Nude Photo Leak

Monday, September 01, 2014

Jennifer Lawrence, Ariana Grande, Kate Upton, Kirsten Dunst and Aussie model Teresa Palmer are among a slew of celebrities whose nude photos have been leaked online.

More

Rolling Stone Magazine Nude Covers

Thursday, May 08, 2014

A number of stars have stripped off to get themselves on the cover of Rolling Stone over the years. Here's a selection of some celebs who may have got a little chilly in the pursuit of fame!

More

Family, Friends Pray For Joan Rivers

Monday, September 01, 2014

Joan Rivers' loved ones said Sunday that they remain hopeful about her recovery three days after she went into cardiac arrest at a doctor's office.

More

Why Does This Father Refuse To Walk His Daughter Down The Aisle?

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The father of this young girl refuses to walk his daughter down the aisle, when she gets married. But why?

More

This Is An Ordinary Lawn Until...

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

This is just an ordinary grassy backyard until...

More

Redfoo Comes Home To Smokey Robinson

Monday, September 01, 2014

Plus Darren Palmer

More

Latest from WSFM101.7

  • Latest Traffic
Advertisement